List of famous alumni from Minden High School, with photos when available. Prominent graduates from Minden High School include celebrities, politicians, business people, athletes and more. This list of distinguished Minden High School alumni is loosely ordered by relevance, so the most recognizable celebrities who attended Minden High School are at the top of the list. This directory is not just composed of graduates of this school, as some of the famous people on this list didn't necessarily earn a degree from Minden High School.
Alumni include Robert F. Kennon, Billy Joe Booth and many additional graduates as well.This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to Minden High School?” and “Which celebrities are Minden High School alumni?”
Robert Floyd Kennon, Sr., known as Bob Kennon, was the 48th Governor of Louisiana, serving from 1952 to 1956. From 1954 to 1955, he was chairman of the National Governors Association. In 1955, he was also the chairman of the Council of State Governments. Kennon failed to win a second non-consecutive term in the 1963 Democratic primary election, having lost a runoff berth, with the position going to John McKeithen. The conservative Kennon grew disillusioned with his national party and endorsed Republican presidential nominees Dwight D. Eisenhower, Barry M. Goldwater, Gerald R. Ford, Jr., and Ronald W. Reagan. ...more
Age: Died at 86 (1902-1988)
Birthplace: Webster Parish, United States of America, United States, with Territories, Louisiana, + moresee more on Robert F. Kennon
Richard Harmon Drew, Sr., was a fourth generation judge and a Democratic state representative who was descended from pioneer families of Webster Parish in North Louisiana. The first Drew in the area, Newett Drew, established a grist mill on Dorcheat Bayou in 1818 in what became the former community of Overton, subsequently obliterated by yellow fever. Drew's father, grandfather, and great-grandfather all held judicial positions in either the city of Minden, or Webster and surrounding parishes. His son, Richard Harmon Drew, Jr., of Minden is currently serving his second 10-year term on the Louisiana Second Circuit Court of Appeal, based in Shreveport. ...more
Age: Died at 78 (1917-1995)
Birthplace: Minden, Louisiana, United States of Americasee more on R. Harmon Drew, Sr.
Jack Wade Moreland, also known as Jackie Moreland, was an American basketball player for the Detroit Pistons and the former New Orleans Buccaneers. ...more
Age: Died at 33 (1938-1971)
Birthplace: Minden, Louisiana, United States of Americasee more on Jackie Moreland